The people in our community: Chermside

By Robert Green

Did you know Hollywood and catwalk star @alyssa.sutherland.18 got her big break right here in Chermside?

Alyssa, 37, has enjoyed a stellar modelling career including multiple front pages shoots for Vogue magazine and appearing in multiple campaigns for @CalvinKlein, @CocoChanel and @RalphLauren.

It all started at @WestfieldChermside where Alyssa entered @girlfriendmag’s @PricelineAustralia Model Search in 1997 where she was discovered as a rising teen model.

Since her big break at Westfield Chermside Alyssa has secure roles in popular movies and television shows including:

  • Princess Aslaug in @Vikings

  • @lawandordersvu and;

  • @TheDevilWearsPradaMovie

Pictured: Alyssa Sutherland today and (inset) as a fresh-faced teenage model back in 1998

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